Found February 16, 2013 on Pro Football Zone:
PLAYERS: Tony Romo
TEAMS: Dallas Cowboys
Dallas Cowboys quarterbacks coach Wade Wilson told the Fort Worth Star-Telegram that Tony Romo tried to do too much this past season because of the issues they had with their offensive line and running game. “I think that happened a lot this year, that he tried to do too much,” Wilson said. “He tried to make up for mistakes and trying to convert third-and-longs. It leads to bad plays.” Wilson says Romo needs to balance out things so he doesn’t make so many mistakes. “It’s certainly a double-edged sword with him, because he will make some mistakes, and he can create some plays and really cover up for some warts that we do have and give us a chance,” Wilson said. “Now, he has to balance that and manage that a little bit better than he did last year. That’s always going to be the emphasis.” I don’t see Romo cutting down on his mistakes next season He’s always been prone to making big mistakes because he models his game after Brett Favre who’s the NFL’s all-time leader in interceptions.   Need NFL Tickets? var _CI = _CI || {}; (function() { var script = document.createElement('script'); ref = document.getElementsByTagName('script')[0]; _CI.counter = (_CI.counter) ? _CI.counter + 1 : 1; document.write(''); script.type = 'text/javascript'; var _CI = _CI || {}; (function() { var script = document.createElement('script'); ref = document.getElementsByTagName('script')[0]; _CI.counter = (_CI.counter) ? _CI.counter + 1 : 1; document.write(''); script.type = 'text/javascript'; script.src = 'http://widget.crowdignite.com/widgets/27484?_ci_wid=_CI_widget_'+_CI.counter; script.async = true; ref.parentNode.insertBefore(script, ref); })();
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